Engine-Codes - Chrysler - P1189 CHRYSLER

P1189 CHRYSLER - Throttle Inlet Pressure Sensor Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1189 CHRYSLER Possible Causes

  • Faulty Throttle Inlet Pressure (TIP) Sensor
  • Throttle Inlet Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Throttle Inlet Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1189 CHRYSLER code repair?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

What is the cost to diagnose the P1189 CHRYSLER code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1189 CHRYSLER code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P1189 CHRYSLER Meaning

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the Throttle Inlet Pressure (TIP) Sensor. The PCM sets the Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) when it detects a low signal from the Throttle Inlet Pressure Sensor.

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